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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Producer (feature film)

1.
Pentagon Wars, The (1998) as Co-Producer
Satiric look at the Pentagon, tells the true story of wild government spending focusing on the Pentagon's use of $14 billion of American taxpayers' money to fund a new troop carrier that they knew would never work. Air Force Colonel James Burton attempts to expose the waste, and at the same time, th
2.
Diabolique (1996) as Co-Producer
Nicole and Mia are two very different women, but they have something in common. Both of them are sleeping with Guy Baran--and both of them are sick of his domination in their lives. Nicole is Guy's mistress. Sexy and self-assured, she was first drawn to Guy's magnetism--and then disgusted by his lies and selfishness. Mia is Guy's wife. A timid former nun with a weak heart, she is nearly suicidal over Guy's blatant infidelities, his constant cruel humiliation of her and his arrogant sexual demands. Then one day Nicole and Mia decide to free themselves from Guy's sadistic embrace once and for all. Nicole devises a murder scheme that seems foolproof, but in its aftermath Nicole and Mia each discover things about Guy--and about each other--that they'd never imagined. Then a brash, unconventional detective starts looking into Guy's disappearance. Finally, a terrifying series of clues begin to suggest that Guy may not be dead after all... and he may be coming back to deal with both of them.
3.
Wild Bill (1995) as Co-Producer
Biopic about famous gunslinger Wild Bill Hickock.
4.
Exit to Eden (1994) as Associate Producer
A macho, hedonistic photographer seeks out his sexual fantasies at a resort owned by a woman. After submitting himself to sexual slavery, the two fall in love. Meanwhile, two conservative cops have gone undercover to infiltrate the establishment.
5.
Clean Slate (1994) as Associate Producer
A private eye gets short-term amnesia as the result of an accident; he then winds up involved in a jewelry theft.
6.
Rich in Love (1992) as Co-Producer
A 17-year-old high school girl from the South deals with her parents' sudden divorce.
7.
Late For Dinner (1991) as Co-Producer
In 1962, two best friends take part in an experiment that allows them, 29 years later, to return to their hometown and families without having aged.
8.
Rush (1991) as Associate Producer
Two undercover cops infiltrating a drug ring end up getting caught up in the lifestyle.
9.
Cocoon: the Return (1988) as Associate Producer
Art, Ben, Joe and their wives, Bess, Mary and Alma have left Earth for a planet on which they never grow older. When they come back to their home planet to visit, they remember what it's like to be human.
10.
Dollmaker, The (1983) as Associate Producer
In her TV-movie debut, Jane Fonda stars as an illiterate Kentucky woman who uproots her children to follow her husband to Detroit during World War II, where he has found work as a mechanic, and tries to adjust to a new way of life by utilizing her natural talents as a wood carver. Susan Cooper and H

Assistant Direction (feature film)

11.
Lionheart (1987) as 1st Assistant Director
Based on actual historical events that took place in 1189. Story centers around a group of children who band together in search of England's King Richard the Lionhearted, fighting in the Crusades.
12.
Psycho III (1986) as 1st Assistant Director
Beginning one month after the end of PSYCHO II, this film introduces Norman to the blonde Maureen Coyle (Diana Scarwid), a pretty young novice who is looking for some sign from above that God exists. Having left the convent, Maureen arrives at the Bates Motel.Unfortunately, not only does she have the same initials as of one of Norman's victims (M.C.--Marion Crane), she also looks a bit like her. Norman tries to keep himself under control.
13.
Touch and Go (1986) as 1st Assistant Director
After a street kid tries to mug a hockey star, the man befriends the boy and then falls in love with his mother.
14.
St. Elmo's Fire (1985) as Assistant Director
Recent graduates have a difficult time adjusting to the real world.
15.
Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai, The: Across the 8th Dimension (1984) as Assistant Director
Genius scientist and adventurer Buckaroo Banzai does battle with some aliens that are unleashed after a high-speed car experiment opens another dimension.
16.
Ghostbusters (1984) as 1st Assistant Director
Fired from their university research jobs, Drs. Venkman, Stantz, and Spengler promptly set up shop as parapsychologists specializing in psychic phenomena and soon they're ridding Manhattan of bizarre apparitions. But the talents of these spirit exterminators--Ghostbusters--are severely tested when b
17.
Reckless (1984) as Assistant Director
A rebellious teenager dreams of leaving town in order to avoid watching his father drink himself to death. He meets up with a girl from the right side of the tracks who vandalizes the school in the steel town in which they both wish to escape.
18.
Grease 2 (1982) as 1st Assistant Director
A doo-wop hootenanny featuring one of the earliest screen appearances of Michelle Pfeiffer, "Grease 2" (1982) features the return of the Pink Ladies and T-Birds of Rydell High, with a new story that stars Maxwell Caulfield as a British transfer student who is a nebbish by day and a cool rider at night. Featuring '50s heartthrob Tab Hunter, Adrian Zmed, Sid Caesar, and Judy Garland's other daughter, Lorna Luft. Songs include "Back to School," "Cool Rider" and "Girl for All Seasons."
19.
Yes, Giorgio (1982) as Assistant Director
An opera star touring America courts a beautiful doctor.
20.
Doctor Detroit (1982) as 1st Assistant Director
Clifford Skridlow, a professor at a small college in Chicago gets conned into managing four prostitutes by their pimp, who skips town to escape the mob.
21.
Buddy, Buddy (1981) as 1st Assistant Director
A suicidal neurotic keeps getting between a hit man and his job.
22.
On Golden Pond (1981) as 1st Assistant Director
During a summer holiday, an elderly couple comes to grips with aging and their troubled relationship with their adult daughter.
23.
Nine to Five (1980) as 1st Assistant Director
Recently divorced Judy Bernly takes an office job and soon becomes pals with fellow secretaries Violet Newstead and Doralee Rhodes. Their boss is male chauvinist Franklin Hart Jr. , who is trying to land Doralee in bed. While smoking pot one night the women hatch a plan to take revenge on their crue
24.
Altered States (1980) as Assistant Director
A professor in abnormal psychology who is studying schizophrenia develops a theory that other states of consciousness are as real as the waking state. He begins experimenting using sensory-deprivation and drugs on himself. This experimentation leads to extreme psychological and physical changes, at
25.
Nightwing (1979) as 1st Assistant Director
Rabid vampire bats which are indiscriminately slaughtering cattle and humans alike on a New Mexico Indian reservation are tracked to their deadly lair by an English Biologist (David Warner) in an effort to avenge the death of his father, who was eaten by them. Duran (Nick Mancuso) is a reservation cop who doesn't believe the tribal lore that explains the bats' strange behavior as part of some sort of spiritual revenge.
26.
Nero Wolfe (1979)
Gourmet Nero Wolfe interrupts his orchid-tending to take on the case of a lady tycoon who wants to know why she's under investigation by the FBI, only to find himself enmeshed in a puzzling murder-mystery. This pilot to a prospective Nero Wolfe series went on the shelf after being made in 1977 becau
27.
Main Event, The (1979) as Assistant Director
Hillary Kramer, successful Perfume magnate awakes one morning to find that her accountant has robbed her blind and left for South America. Going through all of her remaining assets she finds a boxer, purchased as a tax write off. She decides to take Kid Natural, (Eddie Scanlon) who is much more at home giving driving lessons, into the ring and use him as her key to riches. Eddie thinks this will only get him killed and resists.
28.
House Calls (1978) as Assistant Director
Charley is a surgeon who's recently lost his wife; he embarks on a tragicomic romantic quest with one woman after another until he meets up with Ann, a singular woman, closer to his own age, who immediately and unexpectedly captures his heart.
29.
Almost Summer (1978) as Assistant Director
A popular high school student helps another student run for class president against his former girlfriend.
30.
Foul Play (1978) as Assistant Director
An innocent woman stumbles onto a plot to murder the pope.
31.
Car, The (1977) as Assistant Director
The murderer of people in a small town turns out to be a car that is possessed.
32.
Last Tycoon, The (1976) as 2nd Assistant Director
1930s studio executive Monroe Starr makes high money deals, calms nervous stars and carries on an affair. F. Scott Fitzgerald is said to have based the character on MGM legend Irving Thalberg.
33.
The Sunshine Boys (1975) as Assistant Director
A feuding comedy team reunites for a television comeback.
34.
Paper Moon (1973)
A fraudulent bible salesman reluctantly adopts a tough little girl who could be his daughter.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

35.
Wild Bill (1995) as Production Manager
Biopic about famous gunslinger Wild Bill Hickock.
36.
Exit to Eden (1994) as Production Manager
A macho, hedonistic photographer seeks out his sexual fantasies at a resort owned by a woman. After submitting himself to sexual slavery, the two fall in love. Meanwhile, two conservative cops have gone undercover to infiltrate the establishment.
37.
Point Break (1991) as Production Manager
A rookie FBI agent, hoping to break a bank robbery ring, infiltrates a colony of surfers in Southern California.

Film Production - Unit (feature film)

38.
Pentagon Wars, The (1998) as Unit Production Manager
Satiric look at the Pentagon, tells the true story of wild government spending focusing on the Pentagon's use of $14 billion of American taxpayers' money to fund a new troop carrier that they knew would never work. Air Force Colonel James Burton attempts to expose the waste, and at the same time, th
39.
Fire Down Below (1997) as Unit Production Manager
EPA agent Jack Taggart has set out on assignment to discover the killer of his most trusted colleague. Following the agent's last known path, Taggart travels through Appalachia only to discover lethal chemical dumping sites of cyanide, benzene, and dTCE. The people in the region are getting sick and whoever is responsible for the dumping is being protected by a wall of silence. Infiltrating the community, Taggart centers his investigation around mining tycoon Orin Hanner who is tied to those mines being used for the illegal dumping. Taggart also meets Sarah Kellogg who protects a family secret that may lead to an ecological disaster.
40.
Diabolique (1996) as Unit Production Manager
Nicole and Mia are two very different women, but they have something in common. Both of them are sleeping with Guy Baran--and both of them are sick of his domination in their lives. Nicole is Guy's mistress. Sexy and self-assured, she was first drawn to Guy's magnetism--and then disgusted by his lies and selfishness. Mia is Guy's wife. A timid former nun with a weak heart, she is nearly suicidal over Guy's blatant infidelities, his constant cruel humiliation of her and his arrogant sexual demands. Then one day Nicole and Mia decide to free themselves from Guy's sadistic embrace once and for all. Nicole devises a murder scheme that seems foolproof, but in its aftermath Nicole and Mia each discover things about Guy--and about each other--that they'd never imagined. Then a brash, unconventional detective starts looking into Guy's disappearance. Finally, a terrifying series of clues begin to suggest that Guy may not be dead after all... and he may be coming back to deal with both of them.
41.
Clean Slate (1994) as Unit Production Manager
A private eye gets short-term amnesia as the result of an accident; he then winds up involved in a jewelry theft.
42.
Rich in Love (1992) as Unit Production Manager
A 17-year-old high school girl from the South deals with her parents' sudden divorce.
43.
Rush (1991) as Unit Production Manager
Two undercover cops infiltrating a drug ring end up getting caught up in the lifestyle.
44.
Late For Dinner (1991) as Unit Production Manager
In 1962, two best friends take part in an experiment that allows them, 29 years later, to return to their hometown and families without having aged.
45.
Always (1989) as Unit Production Manager
A downed pilot plays celestial wingman to his successor in love and flying.
46.
Cocoon: the Return (1988) as Unit Production Manager
Art, Ben, Joe and their wives, Bess, Mary and Alma have left Earth for a planet on which they never grow older. When they come back to their home planet to visit, they remember what it's like to be human.

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